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October 29th: What's happening in the UK this week?

Sarah Wait

Director of Forward Planning Services

Preview 26.10.2018 / 09:00

halloween cakes

The Great British Bake Off winner is crowned on Tuesday, Halloween is on Wednesday and it's Lulu's 70th birthday on Saturday!

The business, entertainment, news and sporting highlights for the week ahead, thanks to our global forward planning service from Kantar Media.

Monday 29th October

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivers his Budget Statement in the House of Commons

HSBC Q3 results announced

The Daily Mirror's Pride of Britain Awards in London


Tuesday 30th October

BP Q3 results announced

‘The Great British Bake Off' winner crowned on Channel 4

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Coach Core's Essex team


Wednesday 31st October

Police bodies APCC and NPCC hold joint annual conference in London

Nominations announced for the British Independent Film Awards (BIFA 2018)



Thursday 1st November

European premiere of 'The Nutcracker and the Four Realms' in London

Cannabis-based medicines prescribed in the UK for the first time

The Sunday Times Sportswomen of the Year Awards 2018 in London


Friday 2nd November

London Global Gift Gala

All Souls Day

Sixth and final season of 'House of Cards' becomes available on Netflix


Saturday 3rd November

International Rugby Union fixture: England v South Africa at Twickenham

Slayer begin UK leg of their farewell tour at the SSE Arena, Wembley

Lulu celebrates her 70th birthday


Sunday 4th November

British Academy Scotland Awards aka BAFTA Scotland Awards in Glasgow

Living Wage Week begins

MTV EMA Europe Music Awards in Bilbao

Source : Kantar Media

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